This site contains information about animation and stop motion, as well as info on building your own equipment, such as an animation stand, a stop-motion motor for Bolex cameras, 3-D filming, and even a page on model railroading!
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This site was last updated on March 10, 2000.
This is Albert, a little worm, star of the first animated movie I made - and since "mato" is
the finnish word for "worm", the name of my animation outfit and this website is ANI-MATO!
ANI-MATO, J-E Nyström
Ulvilantie 2 C 27, 00350 Helsinki, Finland
Fax: int. prefix + 358 9 506 1717 (NOTE: Fax line is busy when I'm on the Net!)
CONTENTS (also available in left-hand scrollable frame)
Author's Home Page
How a TV commercial is made
How a Cartoon Film is made
Densitometer & Intervalometer
History of Film Formats
Scanning & Painting Tips
APS photo Info
Clay animated chicken!
Build a Bolex Animation Motor
Super-16 Bolex modification
Make a precise Finder Reticle
Build your own Animation Stand
How we made a 3-D Film
Zagreb Cel Art
Disney Cel Art
Pegbars, Disk & Desk
Stop-motion ball joints
Animators and model railroads
NOTE: All information, i.e software, text & images, on this ~animato site is Copyright © 1996-1998 by ANIMATO J-E Nystrom, except where otherwise noted. All rights reserved. Material found on this site (this page and subsequent pages in the ~animato directory) may not be published, transferred or distributed in any way without written permission from the author. You MAY publish the webpage address